Pompton Lakes High School

44 Lakeside Ave,

Pompton Lakes, NJ, 07442-1793

Tel: (973)835-7100
Grades: 9-12

616 students

Pompton Lakes High School serves 616 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the NJ average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 49%.
Pompton Lakes High School operates within the Pompton Lakes School District.
The school district's 100% graduation rate is higher than the NJ state average of 92%.

Overview

The student population of 616 students has grown by 14% over five years.
The teacher population of 53 teachers has grown by 20% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 616 students
Pompton Lakes High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 53 teachers
Pompton Lakes High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Pompton Lakes High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.33 is less than the state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 12:1
Pompton Lakes High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
4%
9%
Pompton Lakes High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
12%
23%
Pompton Lakes High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
1%
17%
Pompton Lakes High School Black (1990-2012)
White
81%
51%
Pompton Lakes High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Pompton Lakes High School Sch Ethnicity Pompton Lakes High School Sta Ethnicity
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.33 0.66
Pompton Lakes High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
10%
29%
Pompton Lakes High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2012)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
2%
6%
Pompton Lakes High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,048 students has grown by 16% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 100% has increased from 99% over five years.
School District Name Pompton Lakes School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
2
Number of Students Managed 2,048 919
Pompton Lakes School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
Graduation Rate 100% 92%
Pompton Lakes School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $30 MM $20 MM
District Spending $30 MM $19 MM
Pompton Lakes School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $17,039 $20,414
Pompton Lakes School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $16,923 $19,395
Pompton Lakes School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Law & Public Safety High School (2.7 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Lakeside Middle School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lenox Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Pompton Lakes Lenox Elementary School
    35 Lenox Ave
    Pompton Lakes , NJ , 07442
    (973)839-3777
    0.1  mi  |  355  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Pompton Lakes Lakeside Middle School
    316 Lakeside Ave
    Pompton Lakes , NJ , 07442
    (973)835-2221
    0.3  mi  |  373  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Haskell Wanaque Preschool
    Alternative School
    1433 Ringwood Ave
    Haskell , NJ , 07420
    (973)839-1909
    Alternative School
    0.8  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  n/a
  • Haskell Wannaque Regional School
    Alternative School
    1433 Ringwood Ave
    Haskell , NJ , 07420
    (973)839-1909
    Alternative School
    0.8  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  n/a
  • Pompton Lakes Lincoln Elementary School
    40 Mill St
    Pompton Lakes , NJ , 07442
    (973)835-1910
    0.9  mi  |  322  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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